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Love Passion Poetry Vol. 2 by Adona Pierre
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Mindfulness Meets Emotional Awareness - 7 Steps to learn the Language of your Emotions. Change your Perspective. Change your Life (The Intelligence of Our ...
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Love.Lust.Life. by Stacie D. Wyatt
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Played by my Steptwins by Maya Love
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Perçu by Marsha L Ceniceros
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Children of Mine by L. M. Young
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Burning the Vines - A Memoir by Michelle Mazal
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Cherished Pulse - Unconventional Love Poetry (Celebration Series of Poetry Chapbooks) by Carolyn Howard-Johnson
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If Loving You Was Easy by Cassandra M Porter
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Contemplations - Love Poems by G.E. Graves
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